Understanding the Costs of the DOL Welfare-to-Work Grants Program. Appendix C: WtW In-depth Evaluation Sites And/or Programs Not Included in Cost Analysis

08/01/2002

Site (and Grantee) Program Type Operator(s) Description
Boston, MA (Office of Jobs and Community Services in the Boston Economic Development and Industrial Corporation) Transitional Employer-Tailored 9 partnerships between employers and non-profit partners focusing on industries such as child care, retail, health care, and banking. Job readiness/job skills classroom training for two to eight weeks, on-the-job training/job shadowing, guaranteed job placement with the employer upon completion of training program, pre and post placement case management support.
Enhanced Community Service Programs 2 non-profit organizations in child care and health care. Job readiness/job skills classroom training for two to eight weeks, on-the-job training/job shadowing, possible job placement at non-profit upon completion of training program, pre and post placement case management support.
Fort Worth, TX (Tarrant County Workforce Development Board) Enhanced Direct Employment Programs Goodwill Industries of Fort Worth, Inc Skill assessment, supported job search, job readiness classes, life skills workshops, paid work experience, short-term clerical training, and post-employment followup.
Tarrant County Mental Health Mental Retardation Needs assessment, intensive life skills and job readiness training, job placement, job coaching and post-employment followup, and mental health counseling and treatment services.
Milwaukee, WI (Private Industry Council of Milwaukee & Wisconsin Department of Corrections) Enhanced Direct Employment Programs for Non-Custodial Parents Goodwill Industries, Inc., United Migrant Opportunity Services, Opportunities Industrialization Center, YW Works, and Maximus Job search, skill development, short-term training, subsidized work experience, retention and post-employment followup, fatherhood and parenting classes and support services.
Note: Programs were excluded due to lack of available information, or to minimize duplication in sites with multiple programs.

 

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